Woman hospitalized after being hit by truck in Mecosta County

Posted at 9:41 PM, Sep 29, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-29 21:42:49-04

FORK TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A woman was taken to the hospital after being hit by a truck Tuesday evening.

It happened just after 8:00 p.m. along 30 Mile Road and 22 Mile Road in the Village of Barryton.

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office said a 30-year-old woman was crossing the road and didn’t see the truck coming. The driver, a 62-year-old man told police, he didn’t see her at first, but slammed on the brakes to try and avoid her.

The woman was taken to a Grand Rapids hospital with non-life threatening injuries.